Historical Events In 1889
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Feb 03 On this day in history belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40
Feb 03 Carl Theodor Dreyer, Danish director (Passion of Jeanne d'arc) on this day in history.
Feb 04 Walter Catlett, SF CA, actor (Front Page, Tale of 2 Cities) on this day in history.
Feb 05 Elias Henry "Patsy" Hendren, cricketer (prolific England bat of 20's) on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 1889 karel Wellens, Flemish painter
Feb 07 Astronomical Society of Pacific holds 1st meeting in SF in the year 1889.
Feb 07 On this day in history astronomical Society of Pacific holds first meeting in San Francisco
Feb 08 In the year 1889 flood ravages Dutch coast
Feb 09 In the year 1889 the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is established as a Cabinet-level agency.
Feb 10 In the year 1889 howard Spring, British author/novelist/writer/critic (O Absalom)
Feb 11 In the year 1889 john Mills, dancer (Mills Brothers)
Feb 11 Meiji constitution of Japan adopted; 1st Diet convenes in 1890 on this day in history.
Feb 11 In the year 1889 the first Japanese written Constitution, handed by the Meiji emperor to his prime minister, Count Kuroda
Feb 12 In the year 1889 andrew Greenwood, cricketer (batted in Eng's 1st 2 Tests 1877), dies
Feb 12 Caesar Francks Symphony in D, premieres on this day in history.
Feb 14 1st train load of fruit (oranges) leaves LA for east on this day in history.
Feb 14 First trainload of fruit (oranges) leaves Los Angeles for the east on this day in history.
Feb 17 In the year 1889 h[aroldson] L Hunt, Texas oil multi-millionaire
Feb 18 Sybold van Ravesteyn, architect (Blijdorp, CS Rotterdam, Utrecht) on this day in history.
Feb 19 Jose Eustasio Rivera, Colombia, poet/novelist (Vortex) on this day in history.
Feb 20 Levko Mykolayevich Revutsky, composer in the year 1889.
Feb 21 On this day in history felix Aylmer, actor (Anastasia, Hamlet, Iron Duke, Macbeth, St Joan)
Feb 22 In the year 1889 dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to the union
Feb 22 Dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to union on this day in history.
Feb 22 Robin G Collingwood, English philosopher (Roman Britain) in the year 1889.
Feb 22 U.S. President Grover Cleveland signs a bill to admit North and South Dakota, Montana and Washington (state) to the Union on this day in history.
Feb 23 Cyril Delevanti, England, actor (Lucius-Jefferson Davis, Black Eye) in the year 1889.
Feb 28 Victor Sutherland, Paducah KY, actor (Captive City) in the year 1889.
Mar 02 Kansas passes 1st US antitrust on this day in history.
Mar 02 Kansas passes first US antitrust on this day in history.
Mar 03 Edward Sydney Smith, composer, dies at 49 in the year 1889.
Mar 03 On this day in history fritz Behrend, composer
Mar 04 Benjamin Harrison inaugurated as 23rd President on this day in history.
Mar 04 On this day in history pearl White, [Victoria], US actress/stunt woman (Perils of Pauline)